August 2019

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: UG2 chrome ore, imported charge chrome prices edge up in China, most regional markets flatline

Key data from the pricing sessions in China, Asia, Europe and the United States for the week ending Friday August 23.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 23/08: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday August 23:

GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: Europe high-carbon ferro-chrome price hits ten-year low

Europe’s high carbon ferro-chrome market dropped by over 4% to its lowest level in more than ten years amid weak demand, while the UG2 chrome ore index fell on aggressive bidding.

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: European market softens in lackluster demand conditions

Key data from the pricing sessions in China, Asia, Europe and the United States for the week ending Friday August 16.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 16/08: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday August 16:

GLOBAL CHROME WRAP: UG2 prices slide after four-week rally; China alloys stable

UG2 chrome ore prices broke their four-week rally after the depreciation of the Chinese yuan raised purchasing costs for the country’s importers.

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Chrome ore prices break rally amid yuan depreciation

Key data from the pricing sessions in China, Europe and the United States for the week ending Friday August 9.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 09/08: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday July 9:

Glencore warns of ‘challenging’ ferro-chrome market in near term

Ferro-chrome market conditions will remain challenging in the near term due to oversupply and macroeconomic factors, Glencore warned on Wednesday August 7.

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from August 6

Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Tuesday August 6 that are worth another look.